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History at Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School

Course description

* The study of significant events, individuals, issues and societies in history.
* The study of how and why societies have changed over time.
* A study of historical evidence and the methods used by historians to analyse and evaluate it.
* Expressing your own historical ideas confidently and effectively.
* ‘Active’ learning, including discussions and debates, group work, ‘PowerPoint’ presentations and research.

Entry requirements

* You do not need any particular GCSE’s to study this subject (not even History GCSE!) though a Grade B in English is highly recommended.
* It is more important that you have an interest in the way that the world has developed, enjoy investigation and discovery, enjoy debate and like putting forward a well-argued case

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School directly.

Last updated date: 23 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years